We are all saddened by the passing of Senator
Frank Lautenberg. I was honored to represent the people of New
Jersey this morning at the interment of Frank, at Arlington National
Over the last few days, we have all mourned the passing
of a great leader. We remember what he did in his life and
career for all of us � from gun safety laws, to maintaining our
transportation infrastructure, to cleaning our environment, he fought for hard
working New Jerseyans looking to build a better life for themselves and
I was honored to be asked by his wife,
Bonnie, to deliver a eulogy at his memorial service along with his
family, Vice President Biden, and Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
to talk about all he meant to New Jersey. Frank was a good
friend and a great New Jerseyan and he will be greatly missed by all of
Please take a moment to reflect on his life and the eulogy I delivered at his service.
You can also watch the full memorial service here.
All of us will miss Frank Lautenberg, but
his legacy of hope and progress
will live on forever.
United States Senator